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this is the bay area's news station, kron 4 news at 11:00 p.m., starts now. >> president obama is spending the night in san francisco tonight after a star studded concert and speech. it was part of a fundraising trip across california. tickets for tonight went for $7,500. president obama used the venue
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to rev up support. >> the superpiece of governor romney is a tax cut for the welty. don't boo, vote -- wealthy. don't boo, vote. he stood up on stage, promised his tax cuts would include the top 1%. he promised this. most of the economickest who crunched the number said the plan would blow up the deficit or raise taxes on the middle class. one or the other. that is how math works. >> the visit brought out a few protesters and lots of supporters. kron 4's reggie kumar is live near the bill graham civic auditorium with more tonight. >> reporter: the president left bill graham civic auditorium an
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hour ago. he spoke 22 minutes. those who attended loved every minute of it. >> reporter: this is president obama leaving monday night's night's fundraiser at the bill graham civic auditorium. tickets range from $22 to $100 which included a concert. >> he talked about his plans for the future, you know, finishing what we started, ending the war, making it better for americans. >> how was it? >> it was great to see him. this is the first time i have seen a president. >> i am on cloud 9. so -- >> reporter: [ inaudible question ] >> i did. $100 and you got to stand. so standing room. i looked back in the nose bleed section, they had to pay a thousand dollars. >> reporter: before the event
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thousands of marijuana supporters, anti-war protesters and mitt romney supporters held signs that said defeat obama. at one point there was a humorous exchange. >> obama has to go. >> they have their views. i have mine. as long as they vote they have every right to do what they do. if they don't vote they shouldn't be doing what they are doing. the president leaves san francisco tomorrow and then head to ohio. live in san francisco, reggie kumar, kron 4 news. >> now to the latest on the murder of a retired school teacher and mother, friends and family and the community held a candlelight vigil tonight for 55-year-old cesar sac -- susie
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ko. a neighborhood found her unresponsive. her husband came home for the weekends and her murder is a puzzle. kron 4's jr stone has more. >> reporter: it was all about remembering susie ko. you can see the many candles and the flowers that have been set up in her memory. around 200 people showed up, some were friends with susie ko who lived on this street for 30 years, others didn't know her, they said they just heard about the story, weren't happy about that and wouldn't believe that happened to susie ko. >> it was horrific, the evil that could come into the community. she was a beautiful, beautiful
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lady. so nice and everything. you know, somebody to murder her like that -- i am sorry. >> reporter: out here you could see all the candles, all the flowers that have been set up. a number of family members out here, around 200 again who made their way out to remember susie ko. jr stone, kron 4 news. >> kron 4's terisa estacio has more on the investigation. >> team of fbi crime scene investigators set up here. hour after hour they removed bags of evidence in the crime. authorities say they are hoping these agents will provide them with lead they need. this is a spokesperson. >> what we are looking for is
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the possibility of small amounts of blood. there was a stab wound and trauma, there may be a blood trail that we couldn't see with the naked eye, possibly they could bring tools in, equipment, that will help us find those things. >> reporter: she says the autopsy report revealed the victim, susie ko was stabbed and suffered trauma to the head. >> reporter: did he know what kind of weapon was involved? >> we don't have a weapon at this point. it was a stabbing weapon. >> reporter: this is susie ko with her husband. it is unclear whether the suspect knew her. her husband works in idaho during the week and returns during the weekend. >> reporter: was the house in good condition when you found it? look like a struggle or a
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fight? >> i can't release that information. >> reporter: her car is missing and they are looking for it statewide. terisa estacio, kron 4 news. we started off the day cool temperatures. mild into the afternoon. 60s and 70s throughout the bay area today. 74 in napa. 72 in concord and 75 in redwood city. tomorrow we will see fog long the coast line, reforming at this hour. mix of clouds as the storm starts to move along the coast line to the south. that will bring us a 20% chance of scattered showers. we will time that out coming up. new tonight, san francisco supervisors will meet tomorrow night, they are expected to consider whether to remove suspended san francisco sheriff ross mirkarimi from office. ross mirkarimi pleaded guilty in march to false imprisonment
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charges related to a argument in which he grabbed his wife's arm. he is on probation and in domestic violence counseling. a commission found that he did commit misconduct. coming up later in the broadcast, the yankees trying to keep rolling in the playoffs, same story for st. louis and washington. highlights ahead. the giants today they better get a good night's sleep, it is win or the season is over tomorrow. football here, football there, all later in the broadcast. ask me what it's like when my tempur-pedic moves.
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prison. >> sky diver will attempt to jump from 120,000 feet tomorrow. it will happen in new mexico. if successful he will break records and at that attitude he will break the sound barrier as he falls. and things should be back to normal tuesday for travelers flying alaska airlines. their ticketing system was shut down, causing them to cancel 78 flights. we have a chance of rain as we move into tomorrow and wednesday. i will show you what you could expect coming up in a few minutes.
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pain at the pump in california. gas prices are at a record high, averaging $4.67 a gallon. in the bay area, take a look, average price for a gallon in san francisco, $4.74. in san jose, and oakland, $74.68. here is how much prices road from a week ago. all up by 50 cents in just days. the oil industry and analyst blame theplices on a -- the
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prices on a fuel. but there could be relief in sight. over the weekend governor jerry brown directed the california air resources board to immediately allow refineries to produce the winter blend gas. this winter blend gas is less expensive to produce and more damaging to the environment. it typically doesn't go on sale till october 31 but they are hoping to reduce the soring prices. if you think everybody is seeing a spike, think again? here is a look, people in the green areas pay the lease. california is deep red. indicating the highest prices,
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averaging more than $4.04 a gallon. the highest in big sur, $5.89. the lowicist salinas. -- lowest, salinas. going after two san francisco based ride sharing companies, they are operating without the proper permits. cease and desist letters were sent to them. both companies issued statements today defending themselves. while also pledging to work with the c p.u.c.
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they have come under criticism who say they are unreggulated and take away customers from them -- regulated and take away customers from them. we know how many people in california were treated with the steroid shots connected to the deadly outbreak of meningitis. officials say 600 patients received those recalled shots. the state is in touch with the filts that received -- facilities that received the medication and health departments have been instructed to notify the patients. across the country, 13,000 received the shots. 9 people died and 100 others have been sickened. none of the deaths is in california. those shots are used to treat pain in the back, shoulders and knees. they were made in a pharmacy in massachusetts. meningitis is an influination of the brain and semifinal -- inflammation and spinal cord. we saw sunny skies today
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but an increase in clouds is expected tomorrow as we get a chance of showers in the forecast. a system rides the coast line into southern california and while it does that it brings a chance of showers tomorrow and wednesday morning. i think we are meiny going to see -- mainly going to see clouds. showers to northern california and approaching the north bay coast line. as we look, it will show the system diving down along the coast. you see the rain over the waters, 6:00 p.m. tomorrow evening. we are getting clouds over the bay area. that is what we will get into 11:00 p.m. as it goes into southern california. wednesday morning we could get moisture moving into the south bay but right now it looks like clouds. tomorrow afternoon temperatures
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similar to today. 60s and 70s. 78 mountain view. 70s inland, 75 antioch. 71 concord. 60s east bay shores. 50s long the coast line. 62 in san francisco. and 60s through the north bay. tomorrow slight chance of showers. any rain we see will be very light. same for wednesday. i think we will get a little extra cloud cover through the bay area and then improving conditioning into the weekend. and warmer temperatures. california judge has approved a request from the p.u.c. to suspend the public hearings over the san bruno pipeline explosion from 2010. that explosion killed 8 people and injured many others and damaged and destroyed dozens of homes. the ruling means that negotiations on the fines against pg&e will be held
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behind closed doors. jerry hill and the mayor will hold a news conference october 15 to keep those hearings public. still ahead gary has a preview of the playoff game for the giants and the a's plus yakies try to go -- yanks try the giants and the a's plus yakies try to go -- yanks try to go up 2-0 on the balt when i take a picture of this check, it goes straight to the bank. oh. oh look the lion is out! no mommy no! don't worry honey, it only works on checks. deposit checks from your smartphone with chase quickdeposit. just snap a picture, hit send and done. take a step forward and chase what matters.
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all right. good evening, everybody. the baltimore orioles and yankees are even 1-1. chin had the yankees under control despite this early action. yankees on the board first. here comes suzuki. man, that is a smart guy. he is in there. he is in there. ichiro suzuki. 2-1 baltimore. mark reynolds. andy pettitte 7oy innings. 3- 7 innings. the series tied 1-1. here is what the giants didn't do. after losing on their home field, the cardinals, boom, they come back with jon jay and jump all over the washington nationals. 12-4. carlos beltran going deep. series moves now to d.c. but
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the cardinals weren't going to lose two at home and they -- the defending world champions. even. their series a game apiece. giants need to win tomorrow in cincinnati or it is over. >> they have done a great job all year bouncing back. it has been done before. we got to keep fighting. there is no choice in this. weave to keep our -- we have to keep our heads up and be ready to go. >> stay hungry and humble and keep playing the way you have been playing. 2-0, you know, doesn't mean anything unless it is 3-0 which is what counts. >> tomorrow giants and reds. after 6:00 p.m. the a's hosting their first playoff game since 2006. two real tough close losses in detroit that put the a's right where the giants win or the
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season is over. anderson monday pitched in three peeks and is -- monday pitched in three weeks and is on the hill tomorrow. >> series, two rookies, you know, this team handles adversity. >> sounds like it is 30. when this place is packed it is as loud as it gets. it has an effect on us. >> they haven't run out of miracles yet. >> 35,000 tomorrow. monday night football game number 666. tonight in the meadow land. tim tebow 5 carries, 19 yards. 10 here on the quarterback draw. i don't care what anybody says, you do a sportscast, do you think i want somebody to replace me, mark sanchez is annoyed. mark sanchez throws interception. he goes all the way.
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texans 23-7. they are 5-0 and the jets 2-3. again, that was the biggest mistake, if you bring tim tebow play him but don't have him looming over your shoulder. you remember the days when the business was different, there were 3-4 anchors and how annoyed you get, right? you never feel good if you think somebody is coming after your position. >> especially someone good like tim tebow. >> thank you. i am ready to go home. no, i am telling you. it is very, very bad move. thank you jackie. and pam's situation -- >> no comment. [ talking at the same time ] [ laughter ] >> pam runs everything. >> i don't run anything, but thank you. >> we are the only ones let but by default we are good. warriors are 2-0. we have highlights, pam, with mark jackson giving stephen curry a
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hug. do your hugging now. david lee 19 points, 14 rebounds. 5 assists. 83-80. the warriors are undefeated. 2-0 in the practice. >> good night everybody. [ laughter ] [ girl ] wow. you guys have it easy.
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